Kansas City Monarchs (1920-1948)

200 Greatest Kansas City Monarchs

  1. Bullet Rogan cf, 1920–1938 147
  2. Dobie Moore ss, 1920–1926 64
  3. Willard Brown cf, 1937–1948 63
  4. William Bell p, 1923–1937 62
  5. Hilton Smith p, 1932–1948 56
  6. Hurley McNair rf, 1920–1937 49
  7. Newt Allen 2b, 1923–1947 45
  8. Chet Brewer p, 1925–1948 34
  9. Heavy Johnson rf, 1920–1932 32
  10. Newt Joseph 3b, 1922–1930 29
  11. Frank Duncan c, 1920–1945 26
  12. Satchel Paige p, 1927–1965 26
  13. Ted Strong rf, 1937–1948 25
  14. Rube Curry p, 1920–1928 22
  15. Bill Williams ss, 1939–1945 19
  16. Jim LaMarque p, 1942–1948 19
  17. Booker McDaniel p, 1940–1946 18
  18. Bonnie Serrell 2b, 1941–1945 18
  19. Hank Thompson 3b, 1943–1956 17
  20. Bill Drake p, 1920–1930 17
  21. Tom Young c, 1926–1941 16
  22. Joe Greene c, 1932–1948 16
  23. Andy Cooper p, 1920–1939 15
  24. José Mendéz p, 1920–1926 15
  25. Nelson Dean p, 1925–1932 15
  26. Dink Mothell 2b, 1920–1932 15
  27. George Carr 1b, 1920–1934 14
  28. George Walker p, 1937–1943 14
  29. Frank Bradley p, 1937–1942 13
  30. Ford Smith p, 1941–1948 12
  31. Herb Souell 3b, 1940–1948 11
  32. Sam Crawford p, 1920–1931 11
  33. Turkey Stearnes cf, 1923–1940 10
  34. Army Cooper p, 1928–1932 9
  35. Wade Johnston lf, 1922–1933 8
  36. Bartolo Portuondo 3b, 1920–1927 8
  37. Jack Matchett p, 1940–1945 8
  38. George Mitchell p, 1924–1941 8
  39. Henry Milton rf, 1932–1940 8
  40. Cristóbal Torriente cf, 1920–1932 8
  41. Rainey Bibbs 2b, 1933–1944 8
  42. Jackie Robinson 2b, 1945–1956 7
  43. Vet Barnes p, 1937–1938 7
  44. Cliff Bell p, 1921–1931 7
  45. Halley Harding ss, 1926–1937 7
  46. LeRoy Taylor rf, 1925–1934 6
  47. Buck O'Neil 1b, 1937–1948 5
  48. John Donaldson cf, 1920–1924 5
  49. Floyd Kranson p, 1937–1940 5
  50. Hubert Wilson p, 1928–1929 4
  51. Mickey Taborn c, 1946–1948 4
  52. Henry McHenry p, 1930–1948 4
  53. L.D. Livingston lf, 1928–1930 4
  54. Jess Brooks 3b, 1937 4
  55. Lee Moody 1b, 1944–1947 3
  56. Willie Gisentaner p, 1921–1936 3
  57. Chico Renfroe 2b, 1945–1948 3
  58. Eddie Dwight cf, 1925–1937 3
  59. George Giles 1b, 1927–1938 3
  60. Harry Else c, 1932–1940 3
  61. Ted Alexander p, 1938–1948 3
  62. Gene Richardson p, 1947–1948 3
  63. Yellow Horse Morris p, 1924–1930 3
  64. Maurice Young p, 1927 2
  65. George Sweatt cf, 1922–1927 2
  66. Dave Harper rf, 1943–1945 2
  67. Ed Mayweather 1b, 1937–1942 2
  68. Johnny Markham p, 1930–1945 2
  69. Steel Arm Tyler p, 1925–1930 2
  70. Lemuel Hawkins 1b, 1921–1928 2
  71. Chick Harper rf, 1920–1925 1
  72. Gene Baker 2b, 1948–1961 1
  73. Tom Cooper rf, 1947–1948 1
  74. Bill McCall p, 1922–1931 1
  75. Lefty Wilson p, 1936–1940 1
  76. Paul Hardy c, 1932–1943 1
  77. Bob Fagan 2b, 1921–1923 1
  78. Bob Saunders p, 1926 1
  79. Mex Johnson ss, 1937–1938 1
  80. Norris Phillips p, 1942–1943 1
  81. Randolph Prim p, 1926 1
  82. Eugene Bremer p, 1937–1948 1
  83. Walter Thomas rf, 1935–1946 1
  84. Sylvester Foreman c, 1921–1932 1
  85. Sonny Parker p, 1943 1
  86. Edgar Washington 1b, 1920 0
  87. Norman Young 3b, 1941–1944 0
  88. Admiral Walker p, 1923–1927 0
  89. Harry Kenyon lf, 1921–1929 0
  90. Pete Córdova 3b, 1921 0
  91. Gready McKinnis p, 1941–1945 0
  92. Blackburn p, 1938 0
  93. Otto Ray c, 1920–1924 0
  94. Lloyd Davenport cf, 1935–1945 0
  95. Earl Harrison p, 1927–1930 0
  96. K.C. Butler p, 1925 0
  97. Connie Johnson p, 1940–1958 0
  98. Willie Hutchinson p, 1939–1946 0
  99. Duffey rf, 1946 0
  100. Sylvester Snead rf, 1938–1946 0
  101. James Abernathy lf, 1945–1948 0
  102. Carl Glass p, 1924–1930 0
  103. Curt Roberts 2b, 1947–1956 0
  104. Cecil Perkins 1b, 1944 0
  105. Owen Smaulding p, 1927–1928 0
  106. Leandy Young lf, 1940–1945 0
  107. Clarence Orme 2b, 1920 0
  108. Goose Curry rf, 1928–1947 0
  109. Porter Moss p, 1932–1944 0
  110. Will Owens ss, 1924–1933 0
  111. Warren p, 1921 0
  112. Bill Charter 1b, 1943–1946 0
  113. Clarence Brown p, 1941 0
  114. Frank Hudson lf, 1939–1942 0
  115. Harry Vaughn cf, 1926–1927 0
  116. Lefty Moses p, 1938–1940 0
  117. Roosevelt Cox 3b, 1937–1944 0
  118. Eddie Locke rf, 1943–1945 0
  119. Agustín Parpetti 1b, 1921–1923 0
  120. Willie Green 3b, 1920–1924 0
  121. Langrum lf, 1939 0
  122. Ewell Thomas 2b, 1922–1924 0
  123. Jim Starks 1b, 1927–1946 0
  124. Lionel Decuir c, 1937–1940 0
  125. Elbert Treadway p, 1939 0
  126. Wilson Redus lf, 1924–1940 0
  127. Ted Radcliffe c, 1928–1946 0
  128. Chesley Gray c, 1940–1945 0
  129. Johnson p, 1937 0
  130. McLemore p, 1938 0
  131. Bill Duffy c, 1947 0
  132. Sylvester Carlisle 2b, 1945 0
  133. Hop Bartlett p, 1924–1925 0
  134. Ernest Smith lf, 1938–1942 0
  135. Dock Williams , 1927 0
  136. George Brown p, 1925–1927 0
  137. Raymond Taylor c, 1932–1944 0
  138. Wright cf, 1937 0
  139. Clarence Everett ss, 1927 0
  140. Herb Barnhill c, 1938–1946 0
  141. Archie Cole p, 1923–1924 0
  142. Doc Wingo c, 1944 0
  143. L. Williams c, 1928 0
  144. Bill Hoskins lf, 1937–1946 0
  145. Martin rf, 1939 0
  146. Orange Thomas c, 1944 0
  147. Gilpin c, 1946 0
  148. Ziggy Marcell c, 1939–1948 0
  149. T. Smith c, 1940 0
  150. Dozier Hood c, 1945 0
  151. Leo Sanders ss, 1937–1942 0
  152. Parker p, 1938 0
  153. Metz c, 1939 0
  154. Bobby Vandever c, 1944 0
  155. Turner c, 1946 0
  156. McKamey ss, 1946 0
  157. Garcia Massingale c, 1945 0
  158. Johnny Ray cf, 1937–1945 0
  159. Fred Dewitt 1b, 1927–1929 0
  160. Bus Gordon 2b, 1920 0
  161. Lloyd Evans c, 1927 0
  162. Earnest King rf, 1921 0
  163. Willie Bobo 1b, 1923–1930 0
  164. Chappie Gray 2b, 1920 0
  165. Nolan 1b, 1920 0
  166. Charley Hill rf, 1920–1924 0
  167. Charlie Beverly p, 1925–1939 0
  168. Charley Hall rf, 1948 0
  169. Jesse Warren 3b, 1940–1948 0
  170. Lefty Williams rf, 1924 0
  171. Larry Hubbard rf, 1946 0
  172. Bubbles Anderson 2b, 1922–1925 0
  173. Lee Davis p, 1945 0
  174. Tincy Jamerson p, 1948 0
  175. William Linder p, 1922 0
  176. Thomas Favors , 1947 0
  177. Fred Hicks 3b, 1920 0
  178. Elston Howard c, 1948–1968 0
  179. Percy Miller p, 1921–1937 0
  180. Jack Marshall 2b, 1926–1944 0
  181. Gene Collins p, 1947–1948 0
  182. Murphy c, 1922 0
  183. Jack Marshall p, 1920–1931 0
  184. Herbert Smith p, 1920–1924 0
  185. Emory Long 3b, 1932–1945 0
  186. Pen Gilliard lf, 1937–1938 0
  187. Vicente Rodríguez c, 1920–1923 0
  188. Roosevelt Davis p, 1924–1945 0
  189. Frank Evans rf, 1920 0
  190. Branch Russell rf, 1922–1932 0
  191. Eugene Tyler rf, 1939–1943 0
  192. Jesse Douglas 2b, 1940–1945 0
  193. Betts lf, 1938 0
  194. Frank Duncan p, 1941–1945 0
  195. Dave Mays rf, 1937 0
  196. Clarence McMullen , 1945 0
  197. Joaquín Arumís 2b, 1920 0
  198. Reginald Hopwood lf, 1928 0
  199. Felton Snow 3b, 1931–1947 0
  200. Henry Williams c, 1923–1937 0

Greatest Kansas City Monarchs by Hall Rating

Bullet Rogan Photo
  1. Bullet Rogan
  2. Dobie Moore
  3. Willard Brown
  4. William Bell
  5. Hilton Smith

All-Time Team by Hall Rating with the Kansas City Monarchs (known issues and limitations)

  1. C: Frank Duncan (26)
  2. 1B: George Carr (14)
  3. 2B: Newt Allen (45)
  4. 3B: Newt Joseph (29)
  5. SS: Dobie Moore (64)
  6. LF: Wade Johnston (8)
  7. CF: Bullet Rogan (147)
  8. RF: Hurley McNair (49)
  9. P: William Bell (62)

Bench

  1. CF: Willard Brown (63)
  2. RF: Heavy Johnson (32)
  3. RF: Ted Strong (25)
  4. SS: Bill Williams (19)
  5. 2B: Bonnie Serrell (18)
  6. 3B: Hank Thompson (17)
  7. C: Tom Young (16)

Bullpen

  1. P: Hilton Smith (56)
  2. P: Chet Brewer (34)
  3. P: Satchel Paige (26)
  4. P: Rube Curry (22)
  5. P: Jim LaMarque (19)
  6. P: Booker McDaniel (18)
  7. P: Bill Drake (17)
  8. P: Andy Cooper (15)
  9. P: José Mendéz (15)